About the film
Release Date: September 12, 1972
|Slogan||:||«Television Adaptation of the Shaw classic.»|
|Production Companies||:||BBC Studios|
|Writers||:||George Bernard Shaw|
One of Shaw's later plays, The Millionairess explores his fascination with the machinations of capitalism. Epifania is glamorous, clever... and also the richest woman in the world. Brought up by a money-mad father, she will only consider a man for marriage if he can convert £150 into £50,000 within six months. But when she meets an intriguing Egyptian doctor, he has his own money-making challenge for her...